Cost of Living Comparison Between Russia and Belarus Reverse

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Cost of Living in Belarus is 11.4% lower than in Russia (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Belarus is 12.0% lower than in Russia
Rent Prices in Belarus are 13.7% lower than in Russia
Restaurant Prices in Belarus are 7.8% lower than in Russia
Groceries Prices in Belarus are 8.4% lower than in Russia
Local Purchasing Power in Belarus is 2.7% higher than in Russia
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Restaurants
Russia Edit Belarus Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 700.00 руб
(25.69 BYN)
681.20 руб
(25.00 BYN)
     -2.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,000.00 руб
(110.10 BYN)
2,724.80 руб
(100.00 BYN)
     -9.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 400.00 руб
(14.68 BYN)
408.72 руб
(15.00 BYN)
     +2.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 160.00 руб
(5.87 BYN)
102.07 руб
(3.75 BYN)
     -36.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 200.00 руб
(7.34 BYN)
177.97 руб
(6.53 BYN)
     -11.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 175.01 руб
(6.42 BYN)
137.00 руб
(5.03 BYN)
     -21.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 76.44 руб
(2.81 BYN)
62.28 руб
(2.29 BYN)
     -18.5 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 37.52 руб
(1.38 BYN)
37.41 руб
(1.37 BYN)
     -0.3 %
Markets
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 297.55 руб
(10.92 BYN)
229.55 руб
(8.42 BYN)
     -22.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 43.00 руб
(1.58 BYN)
44.42 руб
(1.63 BYN)
     +3.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 47.04 руб
(1.73 BYN)
45.75 руб
(1.68 BYN)
     -2.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 121.47 руб
(4.46 BYN)
110.98 руб
(4.07 BYN)
     -8.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 339.20 руб
(12.45 BYN)
244.45 руб
(8.97 BYN)
     -27.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 162.67 руб
(5.97 BYN)
146.47 руб
(5.38 BYN)
     -10.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 300.51 руб
(11.03 BYN)
273.12 руб
(10.02 BYN)
     -9.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 51.10 руб
(1.88 BYN)
41.63 руб
(1.53 BYN)
     -18.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 52.35 руб
(1.92 BYN)
65.99 руб
(2.42 BYN)
     +26.1 %
Oranges (1 lb) 64.37 руб
(2.36 BYN)
65.73 руб
(2.41 BYN)
     +2.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 88.90 руб
(3.26 BYN)
87.49 руб
(3.21 BYN)
     -1.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 19.57 руб
(0.72 BYN)
18.31 руб
(0.67 BYN)
     -6.4 %
Onion (1 lb) 19.13 руб
(0.70 BYN)
26.98 руб
(0.99 BYN)
     +41.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 91.32 руб
(3.35 BYN)
105.31 руб
(3.86 BYN)
     +15.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 48.28 руб
(1.77 BYN)
49.32 руб
(1.81 BYN)
     +2.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 руб
(18.35 BYN)
544.96 руб
(20.00 BYN)
     +9.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 71.35 руб
(2.62 BYN)
72.04 руб
(2.64 BYN)
     +1.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 137.19 руб
(5.03 BYN)
143.91 руб
(5.28 BYN)
     +4.9 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 200.00 руб
(7.34 BYN)
136.24 руб
(5.00 BYN)
     -31.9 %
Transportation
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 36.00 руб
(1.32 BYN)
23.16 руб
(0.85 BYN)
     -35.7 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,500.00 руб
(91.75 BYN)
1,308.99 руб
(48.04 BYN)
     -47.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 150.00 руб
(5.50 BYN)
95.37 руб
(3.50 BYN)
     -36.4 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 48.28 руб
(1.77 BYN)
43.85 руб
(1.61 BYN)
     -9.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 480.00 руб
(17.62 BYN)
517.71 руб
(19.00 BYN)
     +7.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 202.66 руб
(7.44 BYN)
249.80 руб
(9.17 BYN)
     +23.3 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,700,000.00 руб
(99,089.89 BYN)
1,634,879.12 руб
(60,000.00 BYN)
     -39.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,627,144.79 руб
(96,416.11 BYN)
2,213,406.47 руб
(81,231.93 BYN)
     -15.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 8,441.41 руб
(309.80 BYN)
4,725.47 руб
(173.42 BYN)
     -44.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 462.38 руб
(16.97 BYN)
701.77 руб
(25.76 BYN)
     +51.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 564.67 руб
(20.72 BYN)
952.18 руб
(34.95 BYN)
     +68.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,481.98 руб
(91.09 BYN)
2,647.61 руб
(97.17 BYN)
     +6.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,637.14 руб
(60.08 BYN)
1,181.38 руб
(43.36 BYN)
     -27.8 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 400.00 руб
(14.68 BYN)
408.72 руб
(15.00 BYN)
     +2.2 %
Childcare
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 22,639.24 руб
(830.86 BYN)
27,656.71 руб
(1,015.00 BYN)
     +22.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 547,558.05 руб
(20,095.36 BYN)
462,007.76 руб
(16,955.67 BYN)
     -15.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 5,741.00 руб
(210.69 BYN)
5,712.73 руб
(209.66 BYN)
     -0.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,471.49 руб
(127.40 BYN)
3,347.93 руб
(122.87 BYN)
     -3.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 7,672.76 руб
(281.59 BYN)
8,386.12 руб
(307.77 BYN)
     +9.3 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 7,757.75 руб
(284.71 BYN)
8,177.91 руб
(300.13 BYN)
     +5.4 %
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 37,056.83 руб
(1,359.98 BYN)
33,488.45 руб
(1,229.02 BYN)
     -9.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 25,029.58 руб
(918.58 BYN)
20,652.43 руб
(757.94 BYN)
     -17.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 68,619.58 руб
(2,518.34 BYN)
59,774.19 руб
(2,193.71 BYN)
     -12.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 44,628.32 руб
(1,637.86 BYN)
37,312.61 руб
(1,369.37 BYN)
     -16.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 17,871.65 руб
(655.89 BYN)
13,304.12 руб
(488.26 BYN)
     -25.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 12,386.94 руб
(454.60 BYN)
8,656.08 руб
(317.68 BYN)
     -30.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Russia Edit Belarus Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 50,969.87 руб
(1,870.59 BYN)
46,067.84 руб
(1,690.69 BYN)
     -9.6 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.78 16.25      +38.0 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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